The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 25 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 587 588 593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 6.06% 7.03% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 9.93% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 340 322
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 6
Average hourly rate £36.00 £22.17 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.41% -6.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £19.39 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.00 £51.65 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6857 5921 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 70.79% 70.75% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3812 3079 3326
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 256 361
Average hourly rate £27.00 £29.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.24% +8.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £51.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -1 156 £425 +13.33% 20
Surrey -15 102 £410 -1.20% 20
Hampshire +7 99 £365 -2.66% 24
Buckinghamshire -6 89 £388 +17.42% 13
Oxfordshire +5 44 £375 -6.83% 8
West Sussex +1 39 £375 +2.04% 7
East Sussex -7 20 £325 -27.77% 3
Kent +9 17 £360 +17.07% 3
Middlesex -9 6 £410 -6.28%
Sussex -1 4 £295 -30.99% 1
Home Counties -1 3 £506 -
Thames Valley - 1 £438 -
M4 Corridor - - - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 632 (56.99%) Project Management
2 332 (29.94%) Finance
3 228 (20.56%) ITIL
4 221 (19.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 217 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 204 (18.39%) MS Project
7 178 (16.05%) PMI Certification
8 153 (13.80%) MS Excel
9 143 (12.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 137 (12.35%) Microsoft
11 131 (11.81%) Telecoms
12 130 (11.72%) PMP
13 122 (11.00%) PRINCE
14 118 (10.64%) Security Cleared
15 112 (10.10%) Project Planning
16 108 (9.74%) Windows
17 95 (8.57%) MS Office
18 93 (8.39%) Migration
19 92 (8.30%) Degree
19 92 (8.30%) SharePoint
20 85 (7.66%) SC Cleared
21 82 (7.39%) Change Management
22 80 (7.21%) Programme Management
23 75 (6.76%) Scrum
24 73 (6.58%) Risk Management
25 70 (6.31%) PMI
26 69 (6.22%) Retail
27 67 (6.04%) Oracle
28 63 (5.68%) SAP
29 61 (5.50%) Agile Software Development

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 92 (8.30%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 17 (1.53%) Apache
4 14 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (1.26%) MS Project Server
5 12 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (1.08%) Tomcat
6 9 (0.81%) Lync
7 8 (0.72%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (0.54%) IIS
9 6 (0.54%) SAS
9 6 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.36%) Oracle Coherence
11 3 (0.27%) CMS
12 2 (0.18%) GlassFish
12 2 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.18%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 204 (18.39%) MS Project
2 153 (13.80%) MS Excel
3 95 (8.57%) MS Office
4 57 (5.14%) MS Visio
5 46 (4.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.18%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.090%) DOC1
8 1 (0.090%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 10 (0.90%) Oracle Financials
1 10 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.27%) Maximo
4 3 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.18%) Agresso
5 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.18%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.18%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.090%) Exstream
6 1 (0.090%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.090%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.090%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.090%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.090%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.090%) Servitor
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.36%) SaaS
2 3 (0.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.090%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 36 (3.25%) LAN
2 32 (2.89%) WAN
3 27 (2.43%) SAN
4 24 (2.16%) Firewall
5 21 (1.89%) VoIP
6 15 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (1.08%) Network Security
7 12 (1.08%) Unified Communications
7 12 (1.08%) Internet
8 11 (0.99%) Wireless
9 10 (0.90%) MPLS
10 9 (0.81%) Ethernet
11 8 (0.72%) Broadband
12 7 (0.63%) ATM
12 7 (0.63%) VPN
13 6 (0.54%) 4G
13 6 (0.54%) ISUP
13 6 (0.54%) INAP
13 6 (0.54%) 3G
13 6 (0.54%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (2.25%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (0.90%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.81%) MySQL
6 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.45%) QlikView
6 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.36%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.18%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.18%) EDRMS
9 2 (0.18%) DataStage
9 2 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.18%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 6 (0.54%) JIRA
2 5 (0.45%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.090%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.090%) Introscope
4 1 (0.090%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.090%) Toad
4 1 (0.090%) Ant
4 1 (0.090%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.090%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.090%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.090%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.090%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.090%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.090%) JProfiler
4 1 (0.090%) FogBugz
4 1 (0.090%) Rational Performance Tester
4 1 (0.090%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 332 (29.94%) Finance
2 131 (11.81%) Telecoms
3 69 (6.22%) Retail
4 37 (3.34%) Marketing
5 32 (2.89%) Banking
6 28 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 25 (2.25%) Publishing
8 19 (1.71%) Spanish Language
9 17 (1.53%) Automotive
10 14 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.26%) Legal
11 12 (1.08%) French Language
11 12 (1.08%) Local Government
12 10 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.81%) German Language
14 6 (0.54%) Back Office
14 6 (0.54%) Advertising
15 5 (0.45%) Electronics
16 4 (0.36%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 612 (55.18%) Project Manager
2 126 (11.36%) Analyst
3 60 (5.41%) IT Project Manager
4 58 (5.23%) Senior Manager
5 55 (4.96%) Programme Manager
5 55 (4.96%) Senior Project Manager
5 55 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 54 (4.87%) Technical Manager
7 52 (4.69%) Business Analyst
8 50 (4.51%) Technical Project Manager
9 38 (3.43%) Coordinator
9 38 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
10 33 (2.98%) PMO Analyst
11 32 (2.89%) Infrastructure Manager
12 31 (2.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 28 (2.52%) ScrumMaster
14 27 (2.43%) Project Coordinator
15 23 (2.07%) Consultant
15 23 (2.07%) Change Manager
15 23 (2.07%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (3.43%) .NET
2 9 (0.81%) ASP.NET
3 8 (0.72%) Middleware
4 7 (0.63%) XML
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.45%) HTML
7 4 (0.36%) .NET Framework
8 3 (0.27%) EDI
8 3 (0.27%) J2EE
8 3 (0.27%) WebCenter
9 2 (0.18%) Symfony
9 2 (0.18%) SAML
9 2 (0.18%) COM
9 2 (0.18%) CSS
10 1 (0.090%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.090%) Lucene
10 1 (0.090%) JSF
10 1 (0.090%) JSON
10 1 (0.090%) VML
10 1 (0.090%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 70 (6.31%) PMI
2 42 (3.79%) Management Information System
3 22 (1.98%) Smart Meter
4 15 (1.35%) NHS
5 13 (1.17%) FMCG
6 10 (0.90%) Replication
7 8 (0.72%) CMDB
8 7 (0.63%) Visualisation
9 6 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.45%) E-Learning
10 5 (0.45%) Statistics
10 5 (0.45%) Smartphone
10 5 (0.45%) DTV
10 5 (0.45%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (0.36%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.36%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.36%) EPoS
12 3 (0.27%) Informatics
12 3 (0.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 108 (9.74%) Windows
2 37 (3.34%) UNIX
3 32 (2.89%) Windows 7
4 26 (2.34%) Linux
5 9 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 9 (0.81%) Solaris
5 9 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.54%) HPUX
8 5 (0.45%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.27%) AIX
11 2 (0.18%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.18%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.090%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.090%) Android
12 1 (0.090%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 632 (56.99%) Project Management
2 228 (20.56%) ITIL
3 217 (19.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 122 (11.00%) PRINCE
5 112 (10.10%) Project Planning
6 93 (8.39%) Migration
7 82 (7.39%) Change Management
8 80 (7.21%) Programme Management
9 75 (6.76%) Scrum
10 73 (6.58%) Risk Management
11 61 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
12 60 (5.41%) Service Management
13 56 (5.05%) Service Delivery
14 52 (4.69%) CRM
14 52 (4.69%) Change Control
15 48 (4.33%) Supplier Management
16 40 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
17 39 (3.52%) Waterfall
18 38 (3.43%) Configuration Management
19 37 (3.34%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (3.88%) SQL
2 35 (3.16%) C
3 30 (2.71%) Java
4 19 (1.71%) PHP
5 16 (1.44%) C#
6 12 (1.08%) VB
7 4 (0.36%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.27%) C++
9 2 (0.18%) REXX
9 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.18%) Perl
9 2 (0.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.090%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.090%) Python
10 1 (0.090%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.090%) SQR
Qualifications
1 221 (19.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 178 (16.05%) PMI Certification
3 143 (12.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 130 (11.72%) PMP
5 118 (10.64%) Security Cleared
6 92 (8.30%) Degree
7 85 (7.66%) SC Cleared
8 51 (4.60%) ITIL Certification
9 42 (3.79%) ISEB
10 41 (3.70%) DV Cleared
11 27 (2.43%) APMP
12 10 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.72%) CISSP
14 7 (0.63%) ISTQB
14 7 (0.63%) CISM
14 7 (0.63%) CRISC
15 6 (0.54%) ISEB Practitioner
16 4 (0.36%) HND
16 4 (0.36%) CCIE
16 4 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (3.61%) QA
2 28 (2.52%) SLA
3 13 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 11 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.63%) COBIT
6 6 (0.54%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.45%) Data Quality
8 4 (0.36%) P3O
9 3 (0.27%) GxP
9 3 (0.27%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.090%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.090%) BS15000
10 1 (0.090%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.090%) BS25999
10 1 (0.090%) JSP 440
System Software
1 41 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (1.53%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.18%) Shibboleth
4 2 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.090%) vSphere
5 1 (0.090%) XenApp
5 1 (0.090%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 23 (2.07%) SCCM
2 15 (1.35%) SCOM
3 7 (0.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.54%) HP UCMDB
5 5 (0.45%) WMI
6 4 (0.36%) OVSD
7 2 (0.18%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.18%) Legato
7 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
7 2 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (0.18%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.090%) nmon
Vendors
1 137 (12.35%) Microsoft
2 67 (6.04%) Oracle
3 63 (5.68%) SAP
4 46 (4.15%) VMware
5 37 (3.34%) Cisco
6 33 (2.98%) Citrix
7 21 (1.89%) HP
8 15 (1.35%) IBM
9 14 (1.26%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.72%) Planview
11 8 (0.72%) EMC
12 7 (0.63%) Remedy
13 6 (0.54%) Sun
13 6 (0.54%) Serena
14 5 (0.45%) Borland
15 4 (0.36%) NetApp
15 4 (0.36%) CheckPoint
15 4 (0.36%) Business Objects
15 4 (0.36%) Blue Coat
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £500 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitve Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sussex
HFG
Rate: £475 - £510 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
South East England
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Posted: 12 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Posted: 13 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £43864.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Crawley
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Southampton
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago